Learn How to Survive a Heart Attack at Free Seminar
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 11:06 RCN Newsdesk
Heart disease is the nation’s number one killer. If you or someone you love were having a heart attack, would you recognize the signs and symptoms? St. Elizabeth is hosting a free community education program on Wednesday, August 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the METS Center in Erlanger. Learn from the medical experts at Mayo Clinic and the St. Elizabeth Heart & Vascular Institute about how to survive a heart attack, including advice on preventing one in the first place.
Participants will leave with life-saving tips on how to identify heart attack symptoms and steps you can take to minimize the damage. Attendees will also be invited to practice hands-only CPR—a simple, proven technique that saves lives. Speakers include Stephen L. Kopecky, MD, Cardiologist, Mayo Clinic; Kami Tehrani, DO, Cardiologist, St. Elizabeth Heart & Vascular Institute; and Phil Dietz, Paramedic.
Space is limited and reservations are required. To reserve a spot, please call 859-301-WELL (9355).
Date: Wednesday, August 26
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Location: METS Center 3861 Olympic Blvd. Erlanger, KY
From St. Elizabeth Healthcare/Photo: Dr. Stephen Kopecky (provided)